Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 5 - Electron Configurations and the Periodic Table - Questions for Review and Thought - Topical Questions: 30b

Answer

n=5 to n=1

Work Step by Step

Going from n=5 to n=1 is by far the largest jump in energy levels among the options. Clearly, this led to the greatest change in energy.
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